The aftermath of a rescue after miners were trapped underground - do you remember this?
The aftermath of a rescue after miners were trapped underground - do you remember this?

20 fantastic retro photographs of Nottinghamshire miners from the 60s to the 90s

Nottinghamshire has a proud mining heritage so we are taking a look back at some memorable events from the past 60 years.

Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 4:51 pm

The coal mines employed thousands of residents over the years until their eventual closure, but the memories still remain.

From record-breaking shifts, to miners galas and strikes, our photographs capture it all.

Have a look through and take yourselves back to the sixties through to the nineties.

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